Royce White to the Rockets and Tyler Zeller to the Mavericks. Mavericks reportedly involved in a trade with the Cavaliers. This from Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA: Dallas will get picks 24, 33 and 34, source says, from Cleveland for Tyler Zeller.
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What Andre Drummond said when asked about the Pistons: “All I know is that I’m walking into a brotherhood right now, a great family. I know the fans are great out there, so I know I’m walking into a great situation.” “When you saw my reaction, I cried when I got my name called. It’s … Continue Reading →
I’m here in the media room. Should be interesting to see what he says. Curious to know how surprised he was to drop to the No. 9 pick.
He’ s a small forward, 6-9, who is known as a slasher.
Greg Monroe just walked by the media room here at The Palace. He sound happy. Caught bits and pieces of an interview he just did with Fox Sports Detroit: “I’m surprised he fell (on the draft board) like he did,” Monroe said of Drummond
Joe Dumars is speaking to the media right now about the Pistons’ No. 9 pick: Andre Drummond, a 6-11 center form UCONN. More to come. Greg Monroe is here at The Palace, too. Dumars said he likes Drummond physical nature and athleticism, but admits the guy is very raw offensively. Dumars said the Pistons really … Continue Reading →
Marshall is a guard from North Carolina. Joe Dumars is getting ready to talk to the media here at The Palace in a few minutes. I’ll get you quotes as soon as I can.
Lots of reports the Suns might be parting ways with Steve Nash. So they might need a point guard.
Here’s what ESPN’s Chad Ford has to see, via the ESPN website, about UCONN center Andre Drummond (the Pistons’ No. 9 pick): “I think this is where the reward starts to outweigh the risk for the Pistons in terms of taking Drummond. And he winds up in a perfect situation in Detroit. The Pistons need … Continue Reading →
Andre Drummond’s teammate at UCONN just got picked up. He played a couple years there, averaged nearly 18 points a game. Nice playmaker. Good scorer. Nice wing guy who can fill it up. Highly ranked guy out of high school who helps bring some firepower for the Rockets. Consistent shooter.